Upcoming and Previous Events

HP Book Club Meeting Monday, March 18, 2019

March 14th, 2019|0 Comments

HYDE PARK BOOK CLUB, MONDAY March 18, 2019 Finding Hyde Park: Show and Tell. We will be looking for books with significant and/or interesting sections on Hyde Park, both fiction and non‐fiction. Take a look at your libraries and see if you can find something to bring for Monday.

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

February 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, March 3, 2019 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue [...]

Chicago: A Civic, Industrial, and Familial History by Andrew Taylor Call Book Discussion & Signing

November 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Sunday, December 9th, 11 am to 2 pm 5529 Lake Park Blvd Light Refreshments will [...]

HP Book Club Monday, November 19, 2018

November 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Just a reminder that the Hyde Park Book Club will meet this coming Monday, November 19, 2018 at the Hyde Park Historical Society Building at 7:30pm. Rosellen Brown has agreed to join us on to discuss her new novel, The Lake on Fire. "The Lake on Fire is an epic narrative that begins among 19th century Jewish immigrants on a failing Wisconsin farm.

Hyde Park Book Club Change of Venue

October 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, As you know, we have lost our meeting room space with the closing [...]

Celebrate The Life of Jazz Pianist Willie Pickens

October 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Dear friends, Last July, a group of friends began to look for a way to [...]

Remarkable Women of the U of C: Hanna Holborn Gray, Muriel Beadle, Maude Hutchins

September 4th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Book Club. Remarkable Women of the University of Chicago: Hanna Holborn Gray, Muriel Beadle, Maude Hutchins

DIRTY WATERS: CONFESSIONS OF CHICAGO’S LAST HARBOR BOSS

July 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Here is a flyer for our upcoming program on Dirty Waters: Confessions of [...]

“No Blacks in the ‘White City’? Frederick Douglass at the Haitian Pavilion…

July 9th, 2018|0 Comments

“No Blacks in the ‘White City’? Frederick Douglass at the Haitian Pavilion Sunday, July 15 [...]

March in the July 4th on 53rd Street Parade & Picnic with the HPHS

June 28th, 2018|0 Comments

The Board of Directors of the Hyde Park Historical Society (HPHS) Encourages all members and [...]

Book Club Meeting

June 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that the next book club meeting is this coming Monday, [...]

HPHS 2018 History Fair Program

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago 2:00-4:00PM, Sunday, June 10, 2018 [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

April 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 14 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

March 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, March 18 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm [...]

Hyde Park Book Club Meeting Topics, March 19 Meeting

February 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, I am very pleased to announce that Claire Hartfield, author of the recently [...]

SET IN STONE: THE ART OF STONE CARVING

January 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Walter Arnold, stonecutter and Hyde Park/Kenwood native, will discuss his training and career and will [...]

Hyde Park Book Club Monday, January 15

January 14th, 2018|0 Comments

The next meeting of the Hyde Park Book Club will be on Monday, September 18, 7:30pm in the lower level meeting room at Treasure Island. The meeting will be on the history of Jackson Park and the South Park System. 

Holiday Open House and Party

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Please join us for an afternoon of good cheer Sunday, December 10, 2017 2-4 pm [...]

The Architect Who Helped Save The Cable Car Building

October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

AN INTIMATE CONVERSATION WITH PAUL YOUNG AND SAM GUARD WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 25, 2017 7PM HYDE [...]